European Federation of Food, Agriculture and Tourism Trade Unions
Together for decent work and fair pay from farm to fork

Spahn presentation Agripass Card at the social dialoge plenary meeting 04.12.2012

Agripass Card

Answers to the following questions on AGRIPASS CARD:
Which logos should be used?
Which pictograms or photos should be used?
What information is foreseen (name, photo and ID-number)?
Who decides about the pictograms or photos?
Do the card have a number?
From which material is the card made?
What happens, if the card is lost?
What happens with new skills?
Who distributes the card?
Are the cards on a list?
Who has access to the list?
Who can use the list?
Which countries/regions are foreseen for the test?
Which sectors are important for the test?
Who pays the costs for the test?
Who inform about the use of the card?
How can seasonal workers and employers be informed?

EFFAT is the European Federation of Food, Agriculture and Tourism Trade Unions. As a European Trade Union Federation representing 120 national trade unions from 35 European countries, EFFAT defends the interests of more than 22 million workers towards the European Institutions, European employers’ associations and transnational companies. EFFAT is a member of the ETUC and the European regional organisation of the IUF.